Erik Solbakken

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Erik Solbakken
2007-08-19 Erik Solbakken.jpg
Born (1984-11-17) 17 November 1984 (age 29)
Nationality Norwegian
Occupation Television presenter

Erik Solbakken (born 17 November 1984[1] in Hemsedal, Norway) is a Norwegian television presenter. Solbakken hosted the Eurovision Song Contest 2010 together with Haddy Jatou N'jie and Nadia Hasnaoui.

He has hosted multiple children's shows including Barne-tv, Julemorgen,Krem Nasjonal, and Superkviss, as well as Barnetimen for de minste on NRK P2.[1] Erik Solbakken hosted the prestigious Idrettsgallaen with Haddy N'Jie 2010 from Hamar. In 2010 he is Ready for one more golden moment - "Popstokk", the Norwegian version of "BattlePop", airing spring prime time Friday nights at NRK.

In 2011, he hosted the Eurovision Young Dancers competition 2011.[2]


  1. ^ a b Bakker, Sietse (2010-03-10). "Nadia, Haddy and Erik to host 2010 Eurovision Song Contest". European Broadcasting Union. Retrieved 2010-03-11. 
  2. ^ Siim, Jarmo (2011-06-20). "Erik Solbakken to host Eurovision Young Dancers". European Broadcasting Union. Retrieved 2011-06-20. 
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Russia Semi-finals: Natalia Vodianova and
Andrey Malahov
Final: Alsou and Ivan Urgant
Eurovision Song Contest presenter
(with Nadia Hasnaoui and Haddy Jatou N'jie)
Succeeded by
Germany Anke Engelke, Judith Rakers and Stefan Raab